All His Children

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"All His Children"
Single by Charley Pride with Henry Mancini
from the album Sometimes a Great Nation
B-side"You'll Still Be the One"
ReleasedJanuary 1972
GenreCountry
LabelRCA
Songwriter(s)Alan Bergman
Marilyn Bergman
Henry Mancini
Producer(s)Henry Mancini
Charley Pride singles chronology
"Kiss an Angel Good Mornin'"
(1971)
"All His Children"
(1972)
"It's Gonna Take a Little Bit Longer"
(1972)
"Kiss an Angel Good Mornin'"
(1971)
"All His Children"
(1972)
"It's Gonna Take a Little Bit Longer"
(1972)

"All His Children" is a single by American country music artist Charley Pride with music by Henry Mancini. Released in January 1972, the song was the theme of the film Sometimes a Great Notion. The song peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart.[1] It also reached number 1 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

The song was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1971.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1972) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 2
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 92
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

Other recordings[edit]

Bing Crosby recorded the song for his 1972 album Bing 'n' Basie.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Charley Pride singles". Allmusic. Retrieved 18 March 2011.
  2. ^ "RPM Country Singles for April 1, 1972". RPM. Retrieved 18 March 2011.
  3. ^ "Charley Pride Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "Charley Pride Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard.

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